...pe to her over the last year, her parents' home.
Leela went up to the door and knocked hard, listening for and then hearing
the scrape and rustle of a lock being turned, and the door opening a crack.Munda: (Squinting for a moment) Morris, our little girl's come by! Come in
dear, we hope you didn't have any trouble getting here. Come on in,
suppers almost ready; Morris was just setting the table.Leela: (Giving her mother and father a warm hug) Hi mom, dad. Thanks for
inviting me down tonight. I'm glad to just get out of the apartment for a
while.Morris: Sit down on the sofa, and tell me about everything that's happened
to you in the last few months, Leela. Have you been staying busy being a
star-ship captain? Are you having as much fun as it seems when we catch the
news down here?When Morris said this, Munda caught his eye, and for just a moment,
something passed between them, but Leela didn't notice. She sat down, and
told her father about everything she'd done in the last few weeks, and how
the deliveries had become fairly routine. As she spoke, she became less
enthusiastic, eventually speaking in a monotone. Munda called out to them.Munda: The foods ready everyone, come and sit down.Morris (Getting up, and offering Leela his hand) Come on honey, your mom
isn't known as one of the best cooks around for nothing, just don't ask
what the ingredients are, and you'll enj...